Alcoholic beverage control; operation of government stores. (SB620)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; operation of government stores. Provides that the ABC Board may appoint the holder of a distiller's license or its officers and employees as agents of the Board for the sale of spirits, manufactured by or for, or blended by, such licensee on the licensed premises, at government stores established by the Board on the distiller's licensed premises, provided such licensee is employing traditional techniques, including the maceration of natural fruits, nuts, grains, beans, and spices in neutral grain spirits to extract natural flavors used to produce or blend liqueurs and spirits. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103326D
01/16/2014Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2014Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014Passed by for the day
01/29/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/12/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/18/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Read second time
02/28/2014Read third time
02/28/2014Passed House (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/28/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB620ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/08/2014Signed by President
03/11/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB620ER)
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 724 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0724)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.